Swimming pool in Stykkishólmur
Swimming pool in Stykkishólmur

Swimming pool in Stykkishólmur

Iceland is country with plenty of natural hot springs, man made luxury lagoons but also swimming pools, which you can find almost in every town, even in the smallest ones. Each of the places have own spirit and nice atmosphere and it definitely make sense to visit every type of the warm pool, where you can soak yourself.

The swimming pools, as the one in Stykkishólmur might be the right spot for you, if you want to see, how locals spend theirs time together and chill after work. You can enjoy the stay in outside or inside pool, swim in the pool with many lines, chill in the hot tubs or enjoy the outside slide.

Please be aware that before entering the water, all visitors must take a full shower without wearing a swimsuit.

Size and facilities

Swimming pool in Stykkishólmur has one outside pool which is 25 meters long and 12,5 wide with 4 lines for swimmers.

In addition to the main pool, there are:

  • 2 hot tubs
  • 1 cold tub
  • children pool
  • inside pool
  • 57 m long water slide

Prices and tickets


If you want to visit the swimming pool in Stykkishólmur, you can just park your car nearby at the parking lot and get the tickets at the reception, which is just at the entrance of the building. The entrance and reception is easily to find and you can buy tickets paying with cash or with credit card.

Price list

  • Adults: 720 ISK
  • Kids (16 – 18): 360 ISK
  • Elderly and disabled people: 360 ISK
  • Kids (younger 16 years): FREE
  • Rent of swim suit/towel: 565 ISK

Opening hours (for summer, 1.6.-31.8.)

  • Monday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Tuesday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Wednesday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Thursday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Friday: 07:05 – 19:00
  • Saturday: 10:00 – 18:00
  • Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00

Opening hours (for winter)

  • Monday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Tuesday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Wednesday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Thursday: 07:05- 22:00
  • Friday: 07:05 – 22:00
  • Saturday: 10:00 – 17:00
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 17:00

Adress, location and contacts


It will be no problem for you to find a the local swimming pool in Stykkishólmur. You can just drive into the town and drive straight on the main road, until you get to the grocery store Bónus there, where you can do your shopping. If you see Bónus, you will also see the building of swimming pool, which is just on the right side, with the parking lot. There is almost always some free parking spot and you don´t have to pay for the parking there.

  • Adress: Borgarbraut 4, 340 Stykkishólmur, Iceland
  • Contact: sund@stykkisholmur.is
  • Facebook: Sundlaug Stykkishólms

Alternatives: Swimming pools, hot springs and lagoons nearby

Read more: What to do in Stykkishólmur, Iceland

The closest alternative, little bit more expensive to the pool in Stykkishólmur is not so well known place called geothermal baths Lýsuhólslaug. This place is open daily from 11-21 o´clock and the entrace cost is 1500 ISK for adults and 500 ISK for kids. The place offers a big pool and small hot tubs as well with healthy algae water.

Hot tubs in Lýsulaugar

The other alternative for you can be swimming pool in Grundarfjordur, which is not very far away. It´s little bit cheaper and you can find there similar pool and hot tubs as in the pool in Stykkishólmur. The opening hours are similar, only on Friday is the pool in Grundarfjordur open longer.

swimming pool in Grundarfjordur
Swimming pool in Grundarfjordur

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